Inox Breakfast Club

Jun 2016

Our next free monthly breakfast networking club will take place on Thursday 30th June 2016 from 7.30am until 9am. Our guest speaker this month will be James Hope-Gill, founder of Onside Sports.

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James is a business and sports professional with extensive knowledge of football and other national sporting structures and organisations, having worked within the sports sector for 25 years.

James set up sports consultancy company Onside Sports in 2012 to deliver sport and business solutions to a wide variety of organisations involved in sport. He is the Tournament Director for the Youdan Trophy, an international football tournament in Sheffield for the youth teams of professional clubs. In its second year, the Youdan Trophy has grown hugely on its inaugural year, with all of the teams residing at the University of Sheffield’s Endcliffe student accommodation.

Since April 2013 James has also been a Board Member of South Yorkshire Sport and is a Governor of a local school. He has previously held trustee and/or board positions with Football Unites Racism Divides, Sheffield United FC Academy Community Trust, The English Lacrosse Association and the Sheffield Council for Sport & Recreation. He has also spent the last two years setting up the National Governing Body for Skateboarding in England and is now Chief Executive, with a remit to help support the organisation as they look forward to Olympic inclusion in Tokyo 2020.

During our networking event, James will talk about his role within The FA and his subsequent move into the world of sports consultancy. He will talk about the Youdan Trophy, from its inception to its plans for the future as it grows into an international series of football competitions.

Our monthly Breakfast Club is the perfect environment for local business people, engagement managers, gateway coordinators and innovators to network, talk about what your business does and enlist the help of others in making new connections. Held on the last Thursday of each month, the Club is open to small businesses.

If your business could benefit from regional awareness and word-of-mouth referrals – and you would enjoy a great breakfast – don’t miss out! Join us at the first of our monthly business networking breakfast clubs from 7.30 a.m. – 9 a.m. To secure your place, book now with the Inox Dine team via Eventbrite or at

To find out more and book please contact the team on 0114 222 6043 or fill out our online booking form.